Congregation Agudath Sholom | 301 Strawberry Hill Ave | Stamford, CT 06902 (203)-358-2200

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Friday, August 5, 2011

Congregation Agudath Sholom Shabbat Bulletin

Congregation Agudath Sholom Shabbat Bulletin

301 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford, CT  (203) 358-2200

August 5, 2011Devarim
Shabbat Chazon

6 Av 5771

Shabbat Schedule

Friday night

Candle lighting







Main Sanctuary


Latest shema


Latest Amidah




Tot Shabbat



Mini-minyan (Youth Room) 


Daf Yomi 




Seudat Shlishit




Shabbat Ends


CAS Quick Links

Sponsor a kiddush

Shabbat Shalom 



with Rabbi Walk

6:30 pm on the Patio Strawberry Hill side of CAS




Pirke Avot Club for Girls

6:45pm at Rabbi Cohen's house, 15 Revonah Circle



Tuesday August 30, 2011 6:00-8:00PM

Meet our Rabbis, Board Members and
congregants.  Learn about our new and exciting programs,
events, speakers, and Holiday celebrations for the new year!
     For more information: WWW.CAS-STAMFORD.ORG

Shabbat Topics & Participants

Torah Reader

Simcha Rubin, Ben White


Joe Mittel/David Gordon

Rabbi Daniel Cohen

Build and Rebuild


Elisheva Kilner

Shiur:Yitzchak Brand

Bon Voyage:  Navigating through the Brachaos
While Eating on the Go

Thanks to this week's sponsors...

Shabbat Shalom Hospital Packages

Linda Beson Nursing Education Fund

Chapel Kiddush by 

Ari Fischel, Jon Freedberg, Josh Senker, Yitzi Shapiro, and Michael Singer, Class of 1990 BCDS. Thank you Mr. S!

Sanctuary Kiddush by 

The Fox and Sobelsohn families, in honor of there new Grandson Jacob Otto

Seudat Shlishit by 

the shul

Mazal Tov to...
  • The Walks on the birth of a Granddaughter/Niece to Rachel Weinstein of Tekoah, Israel.
  • Myrna and Herm Alswanger on feature article in Advocate about Long Ridge Camp.
  • Mazal Tov to Cantor Arik and Tehilah Wollheim on the birth and naming of their daughter Yehudit Ori
  • Daniel Soifer for winning a silver medal for tennis during the JCC Maccabi Games in Israel. 
Condolences to...
  • Susan Rich and Max Mailman on the passing of their mother and grandmother Jean Rich.
  • Please Note: The unveiling of Susan Grogins is scheduled for August 7, 2011 at 10 am Agudath Sholom Cemetery.
Weekday Schedule

Daf Yomi


7:45 am



7:00 am



7:15/8:30 am



6:30/7:30 am




 7:50 pm


Candles next Friday

7:49 pm


Mourning for Jerusalem

Monday evening, August 8th

7:50 pm     Mincha and Maariv followed by Eichah

8:04 pm     Fast Begins

Tuesday, August 9th

6:30 am     Early minyan with selected Kinot

8:30 am     Second Minyan

9:15 am     Explanatory Kinot Service

11:00 am   Kinot simulcast with Rabbi  J. J. Schachter

1:00 pm     Chofetz Chaim Video

2:30 pm     The Grey Zone: A Nazi doctor, the Sonderkomando, and Jews who

are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz, find themselves in a moral grey zone.  The true story of Dr. Miklos Nyiszli, a Hungarian Jew chosen by Josef Mengele, to be the head pathologist at Auschwitz.  Powerful and graphic.

4:30 pm     OU Tisha B'av film

7:30 pm     Mincha (with Tefillin) and Maariv

8:44 pm     Fast Ends 

Upcoming events


Tuesday August 30, 2011 6:00-8:00PM

Meet our Rabbis, Board Members and   

congregants.  Learn about our new and exciting programs,

events, speakers, and Holiday celebrations for the new year!

       For more information: WWW.CAS-STAMFORD.ORG



CAS Classes


Rabbi Walk's Summer Learning: 

Bible from the Beginning: Sunday 9:15 AM at CAS.

Talmud Masechet Makot: Thursday after ma'ariv

CAS Hebrew School 


CAS Total Hebrew School

Enrollment IS NOW OPEN

Open for Fall - For more info, contact Rabbi Daniel Cohen or

Cindy Flynn in the office 



CAS Announcements

SAVE THE DATE Sunday September 11, 2011 4:30-6:30 the Youth Department and Young Families will be sponsoring a Welcome Back BBQ Extravaganza! To volunteer for this event, please contact Rabbi Yehuda Jeiger @ More information to follow.

Take out an ad in our Quarterly Bulletin Any shul members interested in placing an ad for their business in our Quarterly Bulletin contact Dierdre in the shul office at 203-358-2200 or

Annual Dinner save the date for the Agudath Sholom Annual Dinner Dance, Sunday, March 18th. 

eBay We have our eBay "Business" up and running again to help raise money for the shul.  Contact Maury Rosenbaum for more info.

STAMFORD COMMUNITY KOLLEL PROGRAM August 1-14. Join with YI for a series of interesting classes. Details at


Community Announcements

"FINDING YOUR FOCUS" -- PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS DIAGNOSED WITH ADD/ADHD.   Wednesday Afternoons.   JFS is offering a new program for children and adolescents. Services include psychiatric evaluation, review of previous evaluations, family assessment, on-going support, and medication management. Treatment by Lee Combrinck-Graham, M.D. and qualifies for insurance reimbursement. For more information, contact Eve Moskowitz, at 203-921-4161 or

THE RACE FOR COLLEGE  Monday, August 1, 8 and 15 from 6 to 7 pm.  Pre-planning for college for 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th graders and their parents conducted by Claire Friedlander, Jewish Family Service College Consultant at Harry Bennett Branch of Ferguson Library, 115 Vine Road, Stamford. Free and open to the community. For more information, contact Claire Friedlander at or call 203-921-4161.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPS - Wednesdays, 4-5 pm. At the Atria in Stamford, 77 Third Street in Stamford. A bi-monthly support group open to those coping with the loss of a loved one. For more information, contact Dr. Mitchell Flaum at 201-921-4161 or email  Fridays,10:30 -11:30 AM. At the Stamford JFS office, 733 Summer Street, 6th Floor.  Open to those coping with the loss of a loved one. For more information and to register, contact Eve Moskowitz at 454-4992 ext. 122 or email

CAMOS SUMMER SUNDAY EVENT  Sunday August 14.  CAMOS (Committee to Advance Modern Orthodoxy in Stamford) is planning an event for young couples interested in relocating to the suburbs.  Event will include:  visit to synagogues and schools; sites and sounds of the Stamford community (beach, downtown, etc.); and end up with a barbecue.  Know anybody who may be interested?  Contact Michael Feldstein so we can extend a personal invitation at,

YESHIVA UNIVERSITY STAMFORD COMMUNITY KOLLEL PROGRAM, August 1-14, formal study program for youngsters grade 3 and up, evening study programs for teens and adults, sponsored by the Young Israel of Stamford.  Classes will be rotate throughout the community, and will include programs at Agudath Sholom. For more information, contact Eliezer Silverman at 203-353-8557

Vacation in Israel with the Bi-Cultural Day School Family Trip!  February 11 - 24, 2012  From Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem, from the Golan Heights to Eilat, all this and more!  While the price is right, there is limited space.  For more information, please contact Bob Abrams at 203-329-2186, or

SAVE THE DATE 35th Anniversary Dinner of Bais Binyomin.  Sunday, September 18, 2011, 6:00 p.m.  Stamford Plaza Hotel. Guest of Honor Tzvi Bernstein. Community Service Award - Rabbi Yehoshua Belsky.

4th Annual JumpStart 5K Run/Walk Family Fun DayPresented by The Center Women of the Stamford JCC. Monday, September 5, 2011 - Rain or Shine. 9 a.m. Sign-In · 9:30 a.m. Start at the Stamford JCC. All proceeds benefit JumpStart at the JCC, a comprehensive preschool program for children with special needs. Sign up at For more information, contact Nancy Schiffman at 203-487-0941 or




Congregation Agudath Sholom

301 Strawberry Hill Ave, Stamford, CT 06902

Phone:203-358-2200  Fax: 203 358-2323


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